Events Events

9
Apr

Ask the Laureate at Oxford Literary Festival

April 9, 2016, 4 to 5pm

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford, OX1 3AZ

Hear Children’s Laureate Chris Riddell on his love of drawing. Riddell has said he wants to show everyone how much fun you can have with a pencil, so he will be drawing the answers to your questions. The lucky questioners will take their doodle-answers home with them: a unique piece of art from one of our greatest illustrators. Ticket price: £6-15.

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5
Mar

A Great Big Cuddle with Michael Rosen and Chris Riddell - The Big Write

March 5, 2016, 11am

Stratford Library, London, E15 1EL

The Big Write curator Michael Rosen joins Children’s Laureate Chris Riddell to celebrate their first picture book together, A Great Big Cuddle. Listen with delight as Michael performs poems from the book and watch in awe as Chris draws live on stage. The event will be followed by a book signing. For ages 3 to 6.

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21
Feb

James Campbell's Comedy for Kids

February 21, 2016, 2 to 3pm

Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX

Enjoy stand-up comedy for kids with James Campbell, plus live illustrations from Chris Riddell. Making fun of everything from couscous to penguins to Nintendo Wii, James' jokes are written and performed to get children and parents laughing out loud. Adult £12, child £6. For ages 6+.

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